The most popular entry-level helicopter and trusted by helicopter training schools worldwide.

Robinson 22 - R22 Beta II

As well as training and introductory flights, this helicopter is also a popular choice with aerial photographers. Our R22's are the latest Beta 2 models and are fully equipped with an Artificial Horizon, Directional Indicator, GPS, VOR and Emergency Night landing Lights. These features make them ideal training helicopters.

Specification Table

Specification R22 Beta II
Engine Type Lycoming O-360 air-cooled, carburetor-equipped engine
Cylinders 4
Gross Weight 1370 lb
Empty Weight Equipped (including oil & std avionics) 855 lb
Standard Fuel (19.2 gal) 115 lb
Auxiliary Fuel (10.5 gal) 63 lb
Passengers and Baggage with Std Fuel 400 lb
Maximum Airspeed (Vne) 118 mph (102kts)
Cruise Speed @ 70% of Power 110 mph (96kts)
Maximum Range (no reserve) over 200 miles
Maximum Range (w/auxiliary fuel) over 300 miles
Hover Ceiling IGE @ 1370 lb 9400 ft
Rate of Climb @ Sea Level over 1,000 fpm
Rate of Climb @ 10,000 ft over 600 fpm
Maximum Operating Altitude 14,000 ft
7-Hole Instrument Panel Standard

Figures courtesy of Robinson Helicopter Co. Figures and statistics are approximate only and not to be used for flight planning purposes.